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§ 24. Definitions

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 76. Torts

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 76. Torts (Refs & Annos)
Professional Review Bodies--Protection from Liability
76 Okl.St.Ann. § 24
§ 24. Definitions
In Sections 25 through 29 of this title, the following definitions shall apply:
1. “Professional review body” means a public or private body organized in whole or in part for the purpose of maintaining standards of conduct and competence for accountants, architects, podiatric physicians, chiropractic physicians, dentists, professional engineers, nurses, pharmacists, physicians, psychologists, or veterinarians;
2. “Professional review action” means an action or recommendation taken or made by a professional review body which adversely affects a person's ability to perform a profession but shall not include actions taken or recommendations made by a private professional review body against a person who does not have a reasonable connection to the body's sponsoring organization; and
3. “Sponsoring organization” means a professional association or an institution through which persons practice a profession in whole or in part.


Laws 1987, c. 78, § 5, eff. Nov. 1, 1987; Laws 1995, c. 207, § 5, eff. Nov. 1, 1995.
76 Okl. St. Ann. § 24, OK ST T. 76 § 24
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 378 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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